July 28, 2011

Quinnipiac Men’s Basketball, Women’s Indoor & Outdoor Track Honored With NEC Team GPA Awards

SOMERSET, N.J. – The Quinnipiac University men's basketball, women's indoor track and women's outdoor track were honored by the Northeast Conference with Team GPA Awards, given to those teams  that compiled the best GPA in their respective sports.  Robert Morris claimed an NEC-best five team GPA awards, followed by four for Wagner and three apiece for Fairleigh Dickinson, Monmouth and Quinnipiac .

Saint Francis (Pa.) University claimed its third straight NEC Institutional Academic Award after its student-athletes posted a department-wide 3.270 combined GPA in 21 sports. Robert Morris sat in second place at 3.256, followed by Wagner at 3.201 with 19 sports. Fairleigh Dickinson, with a 3.1888 in 18 sports, Sacred Heart, with a 3.159 with 23 sports and Quinnipiac with a 3.149 in 18 sports.

School                   

NEC Sports

Overall GPA

Bryant

21

3.053

Central Connecticut State                   

18

3.027

Fairleigh Dickinson 

18

3.188

Long Island    

18

3.128

Monmouth        

20

3.132

Mount St. Mary's      

19

2.988

Quinnipiac        

18

3.149

Robert Morris

20

3.256

Sacred Heart     

23

3.159

St. Francis (NY)  

16

3.046

Saint Francis (PA)   

21

3.27

Wagner          

19

3.201

     

NEC Team GPA Awards  

   

Baseball

Fairleigh Dickinson

3.193

Men's Basketball

Quinnipiac

2.806

Women's Basketball   

Monmouth

3.36

Women's Bowling

Adelphi

3.39

Men's Cross Country

Central Connecticut State

3.43

Women's Cross Country

Robert Morris

3.57

Field Hockey    

Monmouth

3.35

Football        

Robert Morris

2.9

Men's Golf       

Fairleigh Dickinson

3.531

Women's Golf          

St. Francis (N.Y.)

3.704

Men's Indoor Track & Field      

Wagner

3.285

Women's Indoor Track & Field

Quinnipiac

3.548

Men's Lacrosse        

Robert Morris

3.12

Women's Lacrosse      

Monmouth/Sacred Heart

3.31

Men's Outdoor Track & Field  

Wagner

3.285

Women's Outdoor Track & Field

Quinnipiac

3.548

Men's Soccer           

Long Island

3.39

Women's Soccer         

Wagner

3.432

Softball                  

Robert Morris

3.56

Women's Swimming        

Wagner

3.564

Men's Tennis             

Saint Francis (Pa.)

3.447

Women's Tennis              

Robert Morris

3.63

Women's Volleyball       

Fairleigh Dickinson

3.603